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Incident Command System

Single Resource Leader

Aircraft Operations
The following sections provide information on this position:







Single Resource Leader - General

The Single Resource Leader - A person that is in charge of a single tactical resource.



Single Resource Leader - Specific Responsibilities

The major responsibilities of the Single Resource Leader are:

  • Review Common Responsibilities

  • Review assignments.

  • Obtain necessary equipment and supplies.

  • Review weather/environmental conditions for assignment area.

  • Brief subordinates on safety measures.

  • Monitor work progress.

  • Ensure adequate communications with supervisor and subordinates.

  • Keep supervisor informed of progress and any changes.

  • Inform supervisor of problems with assigned resources.

  • Brief relief personnel, and advise them of any change in conditions.

  • Return equipment and supplies to appropriate unit.

  • Complete and turn in all time and use records on personnel and equipment.

  • Maintain Unit/Activity Log (ICS Form 214, 5 KB PDF*).


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